May 15, 2024

AOAC INTERNATIONAL (AOAC) invites method developers to submit methods for First Action consideration and possible evaluation through the AOAC Official MethodsSM program. Prospective methods must utilize inductively coupled plasma-based mass spectrometry (ICP-MS) or alternative methodology able to quantify trace elemental contaminants in foods and beverages meeting the recently approved Standard Method Performance Requirements AOAC SMPR®2024.002. Please note the working group which completed this SMPR® is currently working on a trace essential and non-essential elements SMPR®. The submission deadline is Wednesday, August 21, 2024.